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Background Plan Colombia is a long-prevailing foreign aid package bestowed into the state of Colombia by the USA. This overseas aid package grants considerable financial assistance to Colombia, planning to fight the "War on Drugs" and also to reduce the trafficking of narcoleptics, but there is a multitude of different variables and consequences, both unintentional or indirect and willful because of ulterior motives. To accomplish the goals of Plan Colombia, the majority of the aid has been offered in the form of armed forces. This scenario is complex due to the continuing civil war between the government of Colombia and the left-wing Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia - People's Army (FARC). Additionally making things difficult has been the strong association of the Colombian military and some ideal wing paramilitary units. Such battle in Colombia exacerbates its drug problem, but Plan Colombia allegedly seeks to tame. From the perspective of the United States, the U.S. was a keen backer, particularly since the policy reinforced both U.S. national and foreign policy initiatives: war on drugs and security. Yet, United States foreign policy towards Colombia is still a topic of fiery dispute among specialists in foreign policy and in Congress. During the deliberation over supporting Plan Colombia as a United States foreign policy initiative, a great number of Democrats in Congress were worried that the U.S. was getting too ensnared in a foreign civil war that was more and more affecting Colombia's neighboring states as well. Previous human rights violations from the Army of Colombia and paramilitaries were a source of trepidation for the United States. However, the U.S. finally affirmed the authorities of Colombi...